Flights To South America From US, Europe Increasingly Affordable

Patrick Archer competitiveness, lifestyle, tourism

An annual report from American Express predicts flights to South America from the US and Europe will be cheaper in the coming months. While the report focuses primarily on business travel, international flights to cities like Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo and Montevideo are forecast to be more affordable in both business and economy class. At the same time, flights within Latin …

Around the World in 80 Hours: International Tourism Fair Latin America

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, foreign investment, lifestyle, tourism, uruguay

Luxury travel and tourism is booming here in Argentina, Uruguay and other corners of Latin America, and this week’s 2011 International Tourism Fair showcased some of the region’s most beautiful destinations. Over 1,700 exhibitors and tens of thousands of visitors were on hand for the four-day turismopalooza held at La Rural in Buenos Aires. As always, Argentina’s travel wares were …